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Open thread: How has Covid-19 changed the way you work?
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Open thread: How has Covid-19 changed the way you work?

21 hours ago 13,469 Views 30 Comments

We want to know how work has changed for you because of the pandemic and what you think should change in the aftermath of Covid-19.

# goodinformation - Tuesday 13 April, 2021

Always on: Ireland has no specific legislation on remote working - but do we lag far behind the rest of Europe?
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Always on: Ireland has no specific legislation on remote working - but do we lag far behind the rest of Europe?

Tue 7:00 PM 9,729 Views 5 Comments

The right to disconnect allows employees to switch off from work outside of normal working hours, including the right to not respond immediately to emails, telephone calls or other messages.

# goodinformation - Monday 12 April, 2021

Opinion: We need a greater connection between Brussels and Belfast
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Opinion: We need a greater connection between Brussels and Belfast

Mon 7:00 PM 11,116 Views 17 Comments

It has often been said that Unionism has few friends globally. If the same is true in Brussels, it is largely down to the fact that the DUP rarely missed a chance to repeat pro-Brexit slogans

# goodinformation - Sunday 11 April, 2021

Quiz: Can you identify these Irish towns with shared placenames?
# Shared Ireland
# Shared Ireland

Quiz: Can you identify these Irish towns with shared placenames?

Sun 10:00 PM 74,421 Views 19 Comments

For the eagle-eyed amongst you.

# goodinformation - Friday 9 April, 2021

Panel discussion: What future do young people want for Northern Ireland?
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# The Good Information Project

Panel discussion: What future do young people want for Northern Ireland?

Fri 12:45 PM 8,438 Views 3 Comments

THE GOOD FRIDAY generation were never supposed to know violence, but recent events show life in Northern Ireland is more complicated than that.

# goodinformation - Thursday 8 April, 2021

Sign up for our live discussion: What future do young people want for Northern Ireland?
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# The Good Information Project

Sign up for our live discussion: What future do young people want for Northern Ireland?

Apr 8th 2021, 11:45 AM 16,769 Views 44 Comments

We are hosting a panel of young voices to discuss the reality of life in Northern Ireland and how positive change could be brought about.

# goodinformation - Monday 5 April, 2021

Northern Ireland is more than green and orange now - as new communities enter the debate
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Northern Ireland is more than green and orange now - as new communities enter the debate

Apr 5th 2021, 9:00 PM 41,507 Views 40 Comments

“Our young people are fierce and brave and they’re coming for us. And we should let them.”

A shared island: Your ideas for a new Ireland
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A shared island: Your ideas for a new Ireland

Apr 5th 2021, 10:15 AM 1,395 Views 0 Comments

Should the Irish language stay in the constitution of a united Ireland? Our readers share their ideas for how Ireland could change.

# goodinformation - Sunday 4 April, 2021

Scotland and its elections are key to the union and to a united Ireland
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Scotland and its elections are key to the union and to a united Ireland

Apr 4th 2021, 8:30 AM 41,386 Views 69 Comments

Northern Ireland’s place in the Union could be decided for it, if Scotland decides its future is better in the EU, rather than the UK.

Will debates about the Irish flag obscure the dialogue around a united Ireland?
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# The Good Information Project

Will debates about the Irish flag obscure the dialogue around a united Ireland?

Apr 4th 2021, 12:05 AM 43,119 Views 108 Comments

Polling carried out by The Journal found it may be a red line issue.

# goodinformation - Saturday 27 March, 2021

How two different, expensive healthcare systems on this island have managed to (occasionally) work well together
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How two different, expensive healthcare systems on this island have managed to (occasionally) work well together

Mar 27th 2021, 6:30 AM 14,994 Views 4 Comments

An all-island milk bank, children’s heart care, and cancer treatments has brought benefits – but research is needed for further health collaborations.

# goodinformation - Friday 26 March, 2021

What do we know - and not know - about the costs of a united Ireland?
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# The Good Information Project

What do we know - and not know - about the costs of a united Ireland?

Mar 26th 2021, 6:00 AM 25,191 Views 31 Comments

Experts are starting to give more attention to the question of what a united Ireland or shared island would look like in economic terms.

# goodinformation - Thursday 25 March, 2021

'I would have said of German unity 'not in my lifetime'': What can Ireland learn from a united Germany?
# United Ireland
# United Ireland

'I would have said of German unity 'not in my lifetime'': What can Ireland learn from a united Germany?

Mar 25th 2021, 12:05 AM 22,975 Views 81 Comments

“I was a citizen of West Germany and I had never known anything different, I thought that was the world: a divided world.”

# goodinformation - Wednesday 24 March, 2021

'We should be ready': United, shared or otherwise, conversations about Ireland's future are happening
# Keeping It Civil
# Keeping It Civil

'We should be ready': United, shared or otherwise, conversations about Ireland's future are happening

Mar 24th 2021, 6:30 AM 13,302 Views 14 Comments

Even away from government help, civil initiatives are looking towards the kind of country we may be in the future.

# goodinformation - Monday 22 March, 2021

Column: Irish reunification is an opportunity to reset the economy and confront the climate crisis
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Column: Irish reunification is an opportunity to reset the economy and confront the climate crisis

Mar 22nd 2021, 7:00 AM 12,713 Views 30 Comments

A new all-Ireland constitution can enshrine into law the inviolable rights of nature and create a space to ensure a safe climate future.

# goodinformation - Friday 19 March, 2021

Open Newsroom: What could a shared island look like?
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# GoodInformation

Open Newsroom: What could a shared island look like?

Mar 19th 2021, 12:48 PM 8,854 Views 33 Comments

This is a new initiative launched by the Journal to open a dialogue with our audience around big issues – we want to find out what questions you’d like answered.

# goodinformation - Thursday 18 March, 2021

Poll: Have you ever been on holiday in Northern Ireland?

Poll: Have you ever been on holiday in Northern Ireland?

Mar 18th 2021, 11:08 AM 38,150 Views 98 Comments

Despite the rise in staycations due to Covid-19, many Irish tourists have still never crossed the border for their summer holiday.

# goodinformation - Wednesday 17 March, 2021

Explainer: What is the Taoiseach's Shared Island Unit up to?
# TGIP
# TGIP

Explainer: What is the Taoiseach's Shared Island Unit up to?

Mar 17th 2021, 8:00 PM 11,273 Views 18 Comments

Cross-border transport, Ulster University’s Magee campus, and an all-island research hub are some of the concrete proposals the Unit are looking at.

The myriad ways Brexit has permanently shifted the course of Northern Ireland's future
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# TGIP

The myriad ways Brexit has permanently shifted the course of Northern Ireland's future

Mar 17th 2021, 12:05 AM 35,478 Views 33 Comments

Northern Ireland’s elected reps weren’t at the Brexit talks, where very detailed aspects of NI trade were regularly discussed.

# goodinformation - Monday 15 March, 2021

Column: If you want a shared island, it's time to listen to your unionist neighbours
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Column: If you want a shared island, it's time to listen to your unionist neighbours

Mar 15th 2021, 6:12 PM 32,608 Views 81 Comments

A united Ireland will not mean healing and reconciliation for many people in Northern Ireland. For some it will mean pain, sadness and trauma, writes Sarah Creighton.

FactFind: How could a border poll happen?
# Shared Island
# Shared Island

FactFind: How could a border poll happen?

Mar 15th 2021, 4:47 PM 14,650 Views 29 Comments

Talking aside, who actually makes the decision?

# goodinformation - Saturday 13 March, 2021

Garda operation plans in place to police protest events on St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

Garda operation plans in place to police protest events on St Patrick's Day

Mar 13th 2021, 6:30 AM 30,748 Views 0 Comments

It comes after an anti-lockdown event in Dublin on 28 February at which violent incidents occurred.

# goodinformation - Friday 12 March, 2021

Gardaí begin probe of Fastway cyber attack
# Fastway Couriers
# Fastway Couriers

Gardaí begin probe of Fastway cyber attack

Mar 12th 2021, 6:56 PM 23,142 Views 0 Comments

The Garda probe is the second to be launched as the Data Protection Commission are also carrying out an assessment.

Ireland's big question: What could a shared island look like?
# TGIP
# TGIP

Ireland's big question: What could a shared island look like?

Mar 12th 2021, 6:00 PM 19,365 Views 55 Comments

The first topic as part of The Journal’s Good Information Project.

Michelle O'Neill declines to meet with Boris Johnson during NI visit
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Michelle O'Neill declines to meet with Boris Johnson during NI visit

Mar 12th 2021, 4:10 PM 43,410 Views 85 Comments

The NI deputy First Minister refused to welcome the British Prime Minister to Belfast today in her Stormont role.

Two PSNI officers injured as patrol car rammed by van near Crossmaglen
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# PSNI

Two PSNI officers injured as patrol car rammed by van near Crossmaglen

Mar 12th 2021, 1:35 PM 11,923 Views 5 Comments

The police officers were exiting their vehicle when the van rammed their patrol car.

Vaccinations and hope for family visits raise spirits at Kildare nursing home
# Craddock Nursing Home
# Craddock Nursing Home

Vaccinations and hope for family visits raise spirits at Kildare nursing home

Mar 12th 2021, 7:29 AM 12,960 Views 8 Comments

The red carpet was rolled out on the day residents and staff received their first dose of the vaccine at Craddock House.

Biden says all US adults to be eligible for Covid jab from 1 May in national address
# Fourth Of July
# Fourth Of July

Biden says all US adults to be eligible for Covid jab from 1 May in national address

Mar 12th 2021, 7:02 AM 10,491 Views 14 Comments

In an address to the nation last night, Biden said Americans may have a “truly special” independence day this year.

# goodinformation - Wednesday 10 March, 2021

The Journal launches The Good Information Project
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# TGIP

The Journal launches The Good Information Project

Mar 10th 2021, 9:00 AM 12,483 Views 12 Comments

Special 18-month series will enlist readers to join forces with the project team to take a deep dive into key issues impacting Ireland right now.